Foot Locker, Inc. leads the celebration of sneaker and youth culture around the globe through a portfolio of brands including Foot Locker, Kids Foot Locker, Champs Sports, Eastbay, WSS, Footaction, and Sidestep. With approximately 3,000 retail stores in 27 countries across North America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand, as well as websites and mobile apps. Our European headquarters is in Vianen, NL, with additional regional office in London, UK; Barcelona, ES; Heijen, NL; Torino, IT; Recklinghausen, DE; and Puteaux, FR. Our corporate headquarters is in New York City and is supported by other US regional offices and we have additional international offices in Toronto, Brisbane, Hong Kong and Singapore.
The sneaker industry consists of a multitude of footwear retailers, wholesalers, and manufacturers. The major wholesalers in the global market are owners of a brand name and typically source their shoes from independent manufacturers. The retail segment of the industry ranges from owners of large multinational chains to small local businesses.